Andrew C. McGibbon
Andrew C. McGibbon has spent the past thirty years working in live theatre as a stage manager, general manager, producer and leader in the convergence of Broadway and online.
Mr. McGibbon worked as a stage manager and general manager for ten years. In 1994 he created a website devoted to live theatre, BroadwayWorld-Wide.com. The site was subsequently bought by, and became Playbill.com. He continued to manage the site for Playbill for four years. In 2000 he became the website manager for TonyAwards.com. With the 2008-09 season he finished his ninth year on the show. He has also worked as a webmaster for the Broadway League and Jazz at Lincoln Center. He is presently the Director of Digital Media for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
In addition to his work in the theatrical industry, Mr. McGibbon is also a partner in Simple Solutions Distributing, a manufacturer of filtration equipment for the waste-water industry.
Photo: Elizabeth Leitzell
LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL
STARRING TONY AWARD WINNER
AUDRA McDONALD NOW IN PROFITS
The producers of Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, the musical play starring record breaking six-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald, are thrilled to announce that the production in now in profits, after recouping its initial investment of $2.6 million.
TWO-TIME TONY AWARD WINNER
RETURNS FOR 24 PERFORMANCES ONLY IN
THE TONY AWARD WINNING HIT
SEPTEMBER 2 – 21 ONLY!
Now Playing on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre
The producers of the Tony Award winning Best Revival of a Musical PIPPIN are thrilled to announce thatAndrea Martin, who won 2013 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for creating the role of “Berthe” in the production, will return to the role for 24 performances only, Tuesday September 2nd through Sunday September 21st. Tony Award winner Priscilla Lopez will now perform the role of “Berthe” throughSunday, August 31. PIPPIN is now in its second smash year at Broadway’s Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street).
BARRYMORE THEATRE BOX OFFICE
WEDNESDAY, JULY 23
FOR TICKETS TO
THE NATIONAL THEATRE PRODUCTION OF
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE
DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
A NEW PLAY BY SIMON STEPHENS
ADAPTED FROM THE NOVEL BY MARK HADDON
DIRECTED BY MARIANNE ELLIOTT
WINNER OF SEVEN 2013 OLIVIER AWARDS INCLUDING BEST NEW PLAY
PREVIEWS BEGIN SEPTEMBER 10
OPENING NIGHT: OCTOBER 5
AT THE BARRYMORE THEATRE
The Barrymore Theatre box office opens tomorrow, Wednesday, July 23, for tickets to the National Theatre production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, the acclaimed new play by Simon Stephens, adapted fromMark Haddon’s best-selling novel, directed by Tony Award-winner Marianne Elliott, which will arrive on Broadway September 10. The production officially opens on Sunday, October 5 at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street).
LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER CELEBRATES 40TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
Season Kicks Off with Broadcast of Sondheim's Sweeney Todd
Starring Bryn Terfel, Emma Thompson and the New York Philharmonic, September 26,
and The Nance Starring Nathan Lane on October 10,
As Part of PBS Arts Fall Festival
BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
TO PLAY FINAL PERFORMANCE ON BROADWAY
SUNDAY, AUGUST 24, 2014
The world premiere production of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film and directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award® winner Susan Stroman, will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, August 24 at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street).
VINEYARD THEATRE ANNOUNCES COMPLETE 2014-15 SEASON:
BILLY AND RAY
by Mike Bencivenga
Directed by Garry Marshall
Joins previously announced world-premiere works
BROOKLYITE by Michael Mayer and Peter Lerman
GLORIA by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins
Legendary director/writer/producer Garry Marshall will direct the Vineyard Theatre's New York debut of Mike Bencivenga's comedy BILLY & RAY this fall, with performances set to begin October 2 and an opening night scheduled forOctober 20 at The Vineyard, it has been announced by Douglas Aibel, Artistic Director, and Sarah Stern, Co-Artistic Director.
THE MUSICAL COMEDY BEAUTY CONTEST
EXTENDS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21
AT THE DAVENPORT THEATRE
Producers are pleased to announce that the limited engagement of PAGEANT, which was originally scheduled through September 1, has extended and is now on sale through Sunday, September 21, 2014, at The Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). Tickets can be purchased at Telecharge.com, by calling (212) 239-6200, or at the box office of The Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). The show playsSaturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 7:30 pm and Mondays at 7 pm.
I have never written an in-memoriam for TheAndyGram, but the passing of a theatrical icon the likes of Elaine Stritch, did not allow me to not take notice.
ROCKY TO PLAY FINAL PERFORMANCE SUNDAY, AUGUST 17, 2014 AT BROADWAY'S WINTER GARDEN THEATRE
Rocky will play its final performance at the Winter Garden Theatre on Sunday, August 17 th, having played 28 previews and 188 regular performances. Tickets for the final five weeks of performances can be purchased at the Winter Garden box office (1634 Broadway), by visiting Telecharge.com or by calling 212-239-6200. Stage Entertainment is currently exploring future productions across the U.S. as well as internationally.
BROADWAY THEATRE AND DATES ANNOUNCED FOR
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
PREVIEWS BEGIN FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015
OPENS SUNDAY, APRIL 12, 2015
AT THE PALACE THEATRE
Music and Lyrics by GEORGE GERSHWIN AND IRA GERSHWIN
Book by CRAIG LUCAS
Directed and Choreographed by CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON
Producers of the upcoming world premiere of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS are pleased to announce dates and the theatre for the Broadway run of the production. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS’s home will be the Palace Theatre (Broadway at 47th Street) with previews beginning Friday, March 13, 2015 for a Sunday, April 12, 2015 opening night. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will open on Broadway following its world premiere at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris. Previews begin in Paris on Saturday, November 22, 2014 for a Wednesday, December 10, 2014 opening night.